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ROBINSON Wilbur Jake
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    Father : ROBINSON Keller Gibbs (1894 - 1955) (Age in the birth of the child : 23 years old)
    Mother : FOWLER Iva Della (1896 - 1988) (Age in the birth of the child : 21 years old)
    Siblings :
       ROBINSON Arthur Gibbs (1916 Brooken, Haskell County, Oklahoma, USA - 1996 Pawnee, Pawnee County, Oklahoma, USA)
       ROBINSON D. B. (1920 Jennings, Pawnee County, Oklahoma, USA - 2002 Pawnee, Pawnee County, Oklahoma, USA)
       ROBINSON Owen Heber (1921 Jennings, Pawnee County, Oklahoma, USA - 2000 Shawnne, Pottowatamie County, Oklahoma, USA)
       ROBINSON William Carney (1929 Pawnee, Pawnee County, Oklahoma, USA - 2006)
       ROBINSON Dora Elizabeth (?)
       ROBINSON Fred S. (?)
       ROBINSON Hazel Lorene (?)
       ROBINSON Loweta Mae (?)
       ROBINSON Wilma Lois (?)
    Birth :
          Date : 11 DEC 1917
          Place : Oilton, Creek County, Oklahoma, USA
    Death :
          Date : 4 DEC 2003 (85 years old)
          Place : Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
    Burial :
          Place : Pawnee, Pawnee County, Oklahoma, USA
          Address : Highland Park Cemetery
    Address : Route 3, Box 221
          First address line : Route 3, Box 221
    Phone number : (918)454-2263
    Note :
WILBUR J. ROBINSON, 85, passed away in Oklahoma City on Thursday, December 4, 2003, and funeral services were held here on Monday.
He was born at Oilton, Okla. on Dec. 11, 1917, to Keller Robinson and Della (Fowler) Robinson and graduated from Pawnee High School in 1936 and then from the Pawnee Junior College.
Wilbur served in the U.S. Army from 1942 to 1946, during WWII, and after the war he returned home to the family farm south of Pawnee. He married Leona Shoemaker McKaughan on Nov. 22,1950 in the home of the Methodist minister, Rev. J. F. Wick, in
Maramec. She was a local school teacher when she was introduced to Wilbur by a future sister-in-law while attending a picnic at Yale.
He worked for the U. S. Postal Service from 1959 to 1981 and kept busy with his grandchildren, family activities, fishing, genealogy, gardening, attending sports events and taking care of his cattle.
He enjoyed being the storyteller for the 3rd and 4th grades at the First Baptist Church Sunday School. He was a member of the American Legion and was as charter member of the Pawnee Municipal Hospital Auxiliary, since 1992.
Surviving is his wife, Leona Robinson, Pawnee, plus 4 daughters and a son: Karen Bartlett, Norman, Okla.; Jan Storms and husband Bruce, Chickasha, Okla.; LaDell Emmons and husband, Mark, McAlester, Okla.; Eva Robinson, Kinshasa Republic of Congo and Leon Robinson and wife, Ruth, Pawnee, plus 8 grandsons and 4 granddaughters: Jim Bartlett and wife, Iria; John Bartlett, Jason Bartlett, Kyle Robinson, Bryan Storms and wife Carne; Blake Storms, David Emmons, Stephen Emmons, Paula Robinson, Jeana Robinson, Deborah Storms and Kelsey Storms.
Also surviving are 2 brothers and 5 sisters: William Carney Robinson, Oklahoma City; Fred Robinson, Drumright, Okla.; Loweta VanDusen, Hazel Lasher and, Lee Baker, all of Oklahoma City; Wilma Payne; Mt. Pleasant, Texas and Dora Stewart, Alva, Oklahoma, plus a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Wilbur was preceded in death by his parents, Keller and Della Robinson and 3 brothers- Art, D.B. and Jack Robinson.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 8, 2003, at the First Baptist Church with the pastor, the Rev. Bob Copeland officiating. Interment was in Pawnee's Highland Cemetery under direction of the Poteet Funeral home of Pawnee.
Memorials may be made to the Pawnee Municipal Hospital Auxiliary, PO Box 467, Pawnee, OK 74058 or to the Youth Program at the First Baptist Church at 720 6th St., Pawnee, OK 74058.
<I>Pawnee Chief, December 10, 2003</I>
    Given name : Wilbur Jake
          Surname : Robinson
    Family Information :
          with SHOEMAKER Leona Eva :
                children :
                   ROBINSON Edna LaDell (?)
                   ROBINSON Janis Sue (?)
                   MCKAUGHAN Karen Lynn (?)
                   ROBINSON Leon Wilbur (?)
                   ROBINSON Eva Lee (?)

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